This is a WordPress widget to display the latest blog posts. From the functionality point of view, this widget is just like the standard Recent Posts
The goal of this plugin is EXCLUDE everything you do not like in the sidebar. We are now done the exclude of categories and more features would be add
Shows a list of recent posts with the author of each post - for multi-author blogs.
Display most recent posts from selected categories or current category or all categories with thumbnail images (optional).
Widget for the WordPress 2.7+ dashboard to display the latest posts.
Displays your recent posts with auto-generated thumbnails and excerpts; also includes a featured post and popup box option.
Displays a list of recent posts.